Kiwanis Ski Club offers ski jump tours this weekend

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IRON MOUNTAIN — The Kiwanis Ski Club will offer tours of the new ski jump over the Labor Day weekend. In addition, the wood souvenir shop in the Springer Haus will be open for those looking to have a piece of history. Tour hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. ...

Center has shortage of all blood types

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MARQUETTE — The UP Regional Blood Center is experiencing a blood shortage for all blood types. The UP Regional Blood Center has collection sites in Marquette, Hancock and Escanaba and is the primary supplier of blood to 13 U.P. hospitals. Go to Facebook at UPRBC906 or the website at ...

Cedar River BridgeWalk on Saturday

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CEDARVILLE — The Cedar River BridgeWalk takes place Saturday with music at 10 a.m. at the Cedarville Township Hall on the north side of Cedar River on Old Mill Lane and across from the marina at the Cedarville Township Hall and Volunteer Fire Department. Opening ceremonies for the ...

Lane closure on M-35 bridge near Escanaba next week

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ESCANABA — The Michigan Department of Transportation will begin bridge maintenance work south of Escanaba on Tuesday requiring a lane closure on the M-35 bridge over Portage Creek. One alternating lane of traffic will be open on the bridge using temporary traffic signals. A lane width ...

Award-winning artist to perform at Blues Fest in Marquette

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By BRENNAN WHITE For The Daily News MARQUETTE — Award-winning blues guitarist and singer-songwriter Carolyn Wonderland is coming to Marquette for the 18th annual Bluesfest at Mattson Lower Harbor Park. The event, sponsored by the Marquette Area Blues Society, features three days of ...

UP Authentic to celebrate ‘Yooper Day’ on Tuesday


ESCANABA —Community Foundation of the Upper Peninsula and U. P. Authentic are sending a shoutout to all Yoopers, and non-Yoopers, reminding them that Tuesday, Sept. 6, is 906 “Yooper” Day.    “In celebration of 906 “Yooper” Day, U. P. Authentic will be giving a 9.06% discount ...